We are used to seeing artists fighting against each other because of the competition in the game. However, there are some, like Jim Jones, who do not hesitate to express their admiration for their colleagues. And although he is jealous of the ‘evil genius’ as he calls him, Jim admits that he would like to look like Kanye West.
“He took it [fashion] to a whole new level, because he figured out how to monetize it and make billions of dollars out of it. “, Jim Jones
Kanye West was recently interviewed by Drink Champs. He spoke of several artists including Drake, Big Sean ; which generated a lot of comments on the web. He also released the name of Jim Jones but nothing more. The latter shared the video on social media.
He then spoke about his memories with Kanye West in an interview with Nessa of Hot 97. He spoke among other things about Ye’s relationship with fashion and his contribution to the revolution in this field.
“I want men and women to know that there is a big difference between fashion and splashin. ” did he declare. In this regard, Jim Jones considers that he is on the side of the splashin, that is to say the blatant that attracts attention. Which is not the case for Kanye West.
“Kanye is on the fashion side. I want people to understand that there is a big difference. (…) But we both complement each other for what we’ve established, the developments we’ve made moving forward, and what we’ve done for fashion moving forward. It’s like an equivalent detail, but he took it to a whole new level, because he figured out how to monetize it and make billions of dollars out of it. Jim Jones explained .
He went on to describe Ye as an “evil genius”. Nothing mean. Jim Jones admits he’s jealous of Ye. “In a lot of situations, I make fun of Kanye, but I blame myself for not being as cool as him. The rapper said with a sneer.